Twins' Michael Pineda Stays Sharp For 7 Innings Beating Tigers 6-2Ryan Jeffers hit his first major league homer to spark Minnesota's four-run third inning, and Michael Pineda stayed sharp in his return from suspension by finishing seven innings for the Twins in a 6-2 win over the Detroit Tigers on Monday.
Buxton Beats Out Infield Single In 9th; Twins Top Tigers 4-3Miguel Sanó led Minnesota's rally against the Detroit bullpen with a home run and the tying single in the ninth inning, before Byron Buxton beat out an infield single for the game-winning RBI to give the Twins a 4-3 victory over the Tigers on Saturday night.
Twins Win 3-2 In Extra Innings, Sweep Doubleheader Against TigersMarwin Gonzalez singled home Willians Astudillo in the eighth inning, and the Minnesota Twins rallied to beat the Detroit Tigers 3-2 and sweep Friday’s doubleheader.
Tigers Finish Sweep Of Twins With 3-2 Win SundayJonathan Schoop hit a tiebreaking home run in the sixth inning, and the Detroit Tigers finished off a three-game sweep of the Minnesota Twins with a 3-2 victory Sunday.
Tigers Rout Twins In 1st Game Of Saturday Doubleheader, 8-2Victor Reyes had four hits to lift the Detroit Tigers to an 8-2 win over the Minnesota Twins in the first game of a doubleheader Saturday. Detroit has won five of its last seven.
Twins Won't Play Thursday's Game Against Tigers, CBS Sports ReportsThe move comes as a number of teams have been putting a pause on business as usual, in the aftermath of the officer-involved shooting of Jacob Blake in Kenosha, Wisconsin.
Schoop Hits Twins' 300th Homer In 10-4 Win Over TigersJonathan Schoop hit Minnesota's record 300th home run, Willians Astudillo also went deep and the AL Central champion Twins rallied past the Detroit Tigers 10-4 Thursday to move within one victory of giving the major leagues four 100-win teams for the first time.
Kepler's 8th-Inning Single Leads Twins Over Tigers 4-3Max Kepler's two-out, two-run single in the eighth inning lifted the AL Central-leading Minnesota Twins over the Detroit Tigers 4-3 on Monday.
Twins Break HR Record But Lose To Tigers 10-7The Minnesota Twins broke the major league record for home runs in a season — before September even started.
Sano And Cave Homer Again, Twins Overcome Tigers 8-5The first four innings Saturday night certainly weren't pristine for the Minnesota Twins and starting pitcher Kyle Gibson. Too many groundballs found holes. And Twins infielders failed to make several plays behind him.
Minnesota Faces Off Against Detroit In Division MatchupThe Twins are 8-2 against the rest of their division. Minnesota has hit 70 home runs this season, third in the American League. Eddie Rosario leads the team with 13, averaging one every 11.3 at-bats.
Rosario's HR In 8th Leads Twins Past Tigers 5-4Eddie Rosario hit a tiebreaking drive in the eighth inning for Minnesota's third homer of the day, helping the Twins top the Detroit Tigers 5-4 on Sunday.
Carpenter Earns First MLB Win, Tigers Top Twins 7-5Joe Mauer, Tyler Austin, Miguel Sano and Mitch Garver homered for the Twins, who had won four straight.
Tyler Austin Homers As Twins Beat Tigers 4-3Austin hit a two-run homer, Kyle Gibson pitched seven effective innings and the Twins beat the Detroit Tigers 4-3 on Saturday night.
MLB's Worst Teams: Reasons For HopeSome MLB teams are already looking to next season and beyond, but even their fans have something to be hopeful about.